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. brooks robinson elevated the orioles during his time in uniform. and now, friends and fans are elevating him to a permanent perch across baltimore. >> reporter: just look at who we immortalize here in this town. at this stadium, johnny unitas. at the heart, william donald schaefer. babe ruth. and now, pope john paul. now, the fifth statue. mvp, golden glove, multiple all- star. brooks robinson. >> brooks will be on top of the base. brooks is 9 feet tall. and he will be fielding a ground ball. and will be fielding it in the direction. park. >> nicknamed the hoover for his ability to scoop up the ground ball. this is made by the baltimore artist who created the polk statue downtown. he will stand across the street on city land, a major gateway to baltimore. >> so that as people come into the city, and a lot of people do come this way, they're welcomed by brooks. brooks greets them. and it really establishes his status as an iconic baltimore citizen. >> reporter: right now, the base is poured and the granite is being installed. here's a neat trick. take a picture of the bar codes to be inst
exhibit is devoted to gertrude stein. "cnn newsroom" continues with brooke boaldwin. >>> a breaking story out of norway. a devastating and deadly attack in the capital city of oslo. and i want to show you some of these pictures. this is heart-wrenching to watch. people rushing away from these blasts. this is the heart of the downtown tower center. people scattering, running scared after a massive blast took out the windows of several government buildings. inside one of those buildings, the prime minister's office. we are being told he was not there at the time. but as of this very second, here's the latest number we have. seven, at least seven people are reported dead, and many more injured. in what oslo's mayor is calling a terrible day for norway. police are urging folks to stay off their cell phones just in order to keep those networks free so some of the people in the area can call their loved ones, call their family, tell them they're okay. but on top of all this, a person dressed up as a policeman walked into this youth camp attended by 700 people and just opened fire. everything is
is the latest casualty and the phone hacking scandal. a news international ceo rebecca brooks resigned. one of the most prominent victims so far. tina caution has more. >> reporter: rupert murdoch's reef british executive -- chief british executive is calling it quits. the former "news of the world" editor was detracting attention as the media giant weathers the phone hacking scandal. british politics say it's time for -- politicians say it's time for him to apologize to the thousands of people hacked. >> i hope next tuesday he starts taking some responsibility for what happened in his organization. >> reporter: a parliamentary panel will grill rupert murdoch, his son james and rebecca brooks. brooks faced another committee back in 2003 and admitted giving bribes to cops to dig up stories. >> we have paid the police for information in the past. >> reporter: but now rupert murdoch can't seem to keep himself off the front page. murdoch will use the hearing to challenge what he calls total lies about his media empire. he told one of his own papers, the "wall street journal" that news corps bo
the government shutdown during the mid-90s? >> brooke, it would be much worse. a government shutdown is one thing. even in the government shutdown vital government services will continue. people got medicare checks and medicaid, social security, unemployment checks. the government continued to pay its creditors what was due. but if the debt ceiling is not raised next week, none of that happens. government simply doesn't have any money to pay medicare, medicaid, social security, unemployment insurance, nor can it pay its creditors. it has a limited amount of money but that amount of money continues to dwindle as it tries to pay off everybody it owes. that's why interest rates will go up. everybody who owes money or the government owes money to, including international lenders, are going to get nervous. >> you're saying the situation would be worse come next week. i've also done reading here. you say the budget deficit isn't our biggest problem, it's joblessness. let me ask you this, what does washington need to do, robert reich with regard to the debt ceiling, negotiations, that would create a bet
. the questioning of rupert murdoch and his son james and former news of the world editor rebekah brooks was riveting, but what it did it reveal about how he does business? >>> in the rewrite, why a main newspaper told a candidate to get out of the race and why that republican candidate thinks barack obama is not a christian. [ male announcer ] this...is the network -- a network of possibilities. in here, the planned combination of at&t and t-mobile would deliver our next generation mobile broadband experience to 55 million more americans, many in small towns and rural communities, giving them a new choice. we'll deliver better service, with thousands of new cell sites... for greater access to all the things you want, whenever you want them. it's the at&t network... and what's possible in here is almost impossible to say. >> rupert murdoch would like you to believe she sorry for hacking into your phone. next, how republicans may have scannedered their chances to get most of the things they always wanted. reagan adviser bruce bartlet is here. introducing the schwab mobile app. it's schwab
, and former "news of the world" editor, rebekah brooks was riveting for the british and american media, but what did it reveal about how rupert murdoch does business? in tonight's rewrite, how a main newspaper told a republican candidate for senate to get out of the race and why that republican candidate thinks barack obama is not a christian. there was a 93% increase in cyber attacks. in financial transactions... on devices... in social interactions... and applications in the cloud. some companies are worried. some, not so much. thanks to a network that secures it all and knows what to keep in, and what to keep out. outsmart the threats. see how at cisco.com cisco. energy is being produced to power our lives. while energy developement comes with some risk, north america's natural gas producers are committed to safely and responsibly providing decades of cleaner burning energy for our country, drilling thousands of feet below fresh water sources within self contained well systems and using state of the art monitoring technologies, rigorous practices help ensure our operations are safe
son, james murdoch, and former "news of the world" editor, rebekah brooks was riveting for the british and american media, but what did it reveal about how rupert murdoch does business? in tonight's rewrite, how a main newspaper told a republican candidate for senate to get out of the race and why that republican candidate thinks barack obama is not a christian. with precise pain relieving cream. it blocks pain signals fast for relief precisely where you need it most. precise. only from the makers of tylenol. >>> rupert murdoch would like you to believe that he runs his megamedia entire without actually knowing how it works. he'd also like you to believe he's sorry for hacking into your phone. next, how republicans may have squandered their chances to get most of the things they've [ male announcer ] a moment that starts off ordinary can become romantic just like that. a spark might come from -- a touch, a glance -- it can come along anywhere, anytime. and when it does, men with erectile dysfunction can be more confident in their ability to be ready with cialis for daily use. cialis fo
on the service. >> reporter: many tears were shed here over michael brooks and the pastor said not to place brame just to know he is at piece. michael brooks' loved ones paid their respects. he was 15. his friend accidentally shot him in the head last saturday after a sheaf over after gaining access to one of 22 weapons. >> you can't blame anybody. it is over. so you just have to move on. >> his family is struggling to come to terms with the death. police won't file charges but haven't ruled them off against the gun's owner who says he kepted the guns locked up and had no idea how the children got aheld of them. -- ahold of them. >> brooks loved football and pallbearers wore ravens jerseys. this case brought up concerns over gun storage. if you have a weapon in the home and children in the home that gun is locked up and unloaded. reporting live, mike hellgren, wjz eyewitness news. >>> we will have more from friends and family of michael brooks coming up at 5:00 and 6:00. >>> family grieving the loss of a mother is planning a candlelight vigil tonight. her and her daughter were found dead inside a
brooks. he's the 15-year-old teen accidentally shot and killed by a teen at a sleepover. mike hellgren has more on the somber service. mike? >> reporter: good afternoon, jessica and everyone. there were many friends and family members, quite a few tears shed. the pastor told them not to place blame, remember he's at peace. his loved ones paid their last respects to him. he was 15. his 11-year-old friend accidentally shot him in the head last saturday at a sleepover after gaining access to one of 22 weapons stored in a bedroom in cherry hill. >> you can't blame anyone, it's over, you have to move on. >> reporter: his family's struggling to come to terms with his death. the police won't file charges against the 11-year-old shooter and they haven't ruled them out against the owner. he said he kept the guns locked up and has no idea how the children got ahold of them. >> there was no negligence involved. i would change places with him if i could. >> reporter: he loved football. the pallbearers wore raven's jerseys. if you have guns in your home and children in the home, keep the guns in a
$5,000 bond. >>> police arrested these two men, and john huston, and craig brooks -- john haston and craig brooks. they are held without bond tonight charged with murder. >>> the problems for news corp. have grown to the united states. the fbi has opened an investigation into allegations that news corp. tried to hack into the phones of 9/11 victims. this is one week after news corp. shut down "news of the world." they may have happened to phone records of british crime victims and even those of gordon brown. >>> let's look tennessee how -- let's look and see if this comfortable summer will last. >> it is not coming to an end. it is perfect weather. we made it up to 85 degrees. outside, it is a wonderful 74 degrees. that is not all. it is nice low humidity. the next time we will see something like this will be a while. i will show you more and what is coming up for the weekend. >>> coming up, casey anthony is set to leave prison this sunday. but she is facing a new serious legal battle. >>> protests outside of the movie theater -- we will tell you why teenagers are at the center o
of the world editor now under arrest at a pr consultant. rebecca brooks who resigned as head of rupert murdoch's newspaper on sunday after she voluntarily went in for questioning. >> the position of rebecca brooks can be simply stated she is not guilty of any criminal offence. the position of the metropolitan police is less easy to understand. >>> government remains politically tainted as well the prime minister david cameron on official business in africa again under pressure to explain why he hired former news of the world editor andy cole son as chief of communications he stepped down in january and arrested last week. >> no one has argued that the work he did in government in any way was inappropriate or bad. he worked well in government, he then left government. >> and journalist who first blew the whistle on the hacking scandal but they says the not suspicious he worked at news of the world under editor andy cole son and the communication chief arrested in the scandal. rupert murdoch and his son james as well as rebecca brooks are testifying in just over two hours. >> thank you in the me
>> next the brookings institution forum on congressional redistricting plans that are being considered around the country. u.s. house districts are redrawn every 10 years to reflect population shifts. so far redistricting plans in 15 states have been challenged in court. over the next hour and a half panelist look at redistricting plans in california, florida and texas and how communities are being affected. >> the bewitching hour has arrived. it is 10:00 a.m.. i am tom mann, senior fellow here at workings and i'm delighted to welcome all of you with us here at brookings this morning, and to our lives c-span audience to a session entitled, a status report on congressional redistricting. now, you may have noticed on the screens, who redistricting di. wondering why that is there. we understand some of you are compelled to tweet wherever you are and if you do, we want you to know that is the event hashtag. i know you are shocked that i actually said that, norm, but there it is. >> it was written down for you. [laughter] >> eye in i am the well-known tweeter. six months ago, we
the latest on the buses and the trains. for that we go to vanetta brooks of the mta system. >> we're still showing a few bus delays. the three and 40 lines running a few minutes behind schedule. the 58 and 60 buses are diverting at falstaff. the best ride will be light rail and metro. they continued to run problem- free. marc trains reporting no delays. i am vanetta brooks. now back to tony pann. >> thank you. we have clear skies this morning. there is a system coming off the coast. a cold front that is producing some thunderstorms down to our south. we will have a nice day today. upper 60's and low 70's. 70 in jarrettsville. we talk about the dew points. we have dry air dropping out of the southern part of pennsylvania. dew points are in the 50's. this front is the key to our comfort. we have nice weather. the neighboring of something in the tropics. this is near cuba and the yucatan poland's apeninsula. if you have travel plans along the gulf of mexico, he should keep an eye on that. that will probably become tropical storm don. mostly sunny skies today. high temperature around 90 degree
and the trains. for that we go to vanetta brooks of the mta system. >> we are looking at a good start this point. the one, three, and 64 buses are diverting at charles and conway street. the penn, camden, and brunswick lines is reporting no delays. regular bus and light rail will operate on a sunday holiday schedule. no commuter bus schedule on the fourth. i am vanetta brooks. now back to john collins. >> thank you. a beautiful morning this morning. the first hint of sunrise. clear skies. we looked at the radar. no clouds or rain. we do see the rain in indiana and illinois. scattered showers and thunderstorms. that is moving to the south. high pressure is sitting over us. that will be a buffer today and tomorrow in large part. 86 was the high at the airport yesterday. typical this time of year it is 86 degrees. we have typical temperatures and low humidity yesterday. this morning, temperatures, readings are mostly in the 60's to around 70 degrees. the darker green shades on the eastern shore, upper 50's. 50's in the mountains out to the west. a very comfortable morning. that area of high pressur
family is protecting rebecca brooks, rupert murdoch's protege who was once editor of "news of the world" and now heads up another division. >> i am satisfied that rebecca, her leadership of this business, and her standard of ethics, and her standard of conduct, throughout her career are very good. fundamentally, actions taken a number of years ago by certain individuals in what had been a good newsroom have breached the trust that the "news of the world" has with its readers, and we took the decision to close down the paper, to cease publication after this sunday, really because of that. >> rupert murdoch himself was in no mood to chat today, walking briskly to get away from reporters, including one of his own from fox business. as for those "news of the world" employees who were thrown under the proverbial bus, we do know what some of them did after work today. a few hours later, robbie collin tweeted we are all getting drunk. archie, we're getting reports in "the new york times" and in your own paper that the journalists of the "news of the world" who are out of a job feel like they a
. please welcome brooke kiren who joins us to explain why you're doing all of this running. it's amazing. >> thank you. good morning. it's a pleasure to be here. >> you didn't run today in the heat? do you run in the heat? >> i do run in the heat. it's really a seven-day-a-week thing for me, the training and everything. >> do you notice? >> i do. because i have asthma. i was exercise-induced asthma as well. it's just something i put together and get through. but the heat does play a toll. i ran in the pool today. i had one of those belts on and i was going like this, so that's what i did this morning to beat the heat. >> that's good for someone in your level of fitness? you can actually get a workout? >> you get a fantastic workout from it, but it doesn't trash your body like the heat can do it shall the and you can get some great cardio you've it. >> great. so why run so much? what you doing it for? >> well, obviously, i like to run, you know that. well, for years, it was all about me, getting better, stronger, faster. and it was really ironic, because the better, stronger, and faster i
coulson in connection with the scandal, also his connection with rebekah brooks. >> he is a neighbor, a friend, but i deemed the relationship to be wholly appropriate. >> reporter: in her own interrogation, tuesday brooks admitted something went wrong at the tabloid and described allegations into hacking into murder victims phones as pretty horrific. the prime minister cut short a trip to africa for his emergency meeting at parliament to stand the growing criticism about his relationship with the murdoch empire. >> that you have had frequent meetings with prime ministers in your career. in the period after your arrest -- >> i would say leave me alone. >> reporter: during three hours of testimony murdoch apologized for the role his employees played but said he's not responsible for what he called the fiasco over the hacking. >> who is responsible? >> the people i trusted to run it and the people they trusted. >> reporter: murdoch says he has no plans to step down from his multibillion-dollar empire. this is the most serious political crisis of the prime minister's 15-month career. the
the damage control personally. he has unqualified support for rebecca brooks, former editor of the paper and a trusted executive at news corp.. smiles for the cameras but calls for her to resign are growing louder. one of the most out to allegations is the phone hacking of a 13-year-old murder victim. the charismatic redhead was the editor of "news of the world"at the time. >> if she goes, that puts the spotlight on report murdoch's son james. she is a lightning conductor. >> james murdoch is the head of the international arm of news corp. but is widely seen as his father's heir apparent. >> they cannot deny responsibility. >> brooks coins to her jobs as hundreds of employees have lost theirs. there's a promise that news corp. will do its best to find them new positions. there could be 12 more arrests in this case in the coming days. there is evidence that news corp. is being hurt by this bird a multibillion-dollar merger deal could be put on hold and there are fears that there could be more investigations into their holdings including those in the u.s. >> ♪ >> netflix subscribers, the
in 83. >> now a special way to remember the baseball great brooks robinson. he is going to -- go to camden yards if you want to see how he is being remembered and he will weigh 1500 pounds. that's memorial. -- that's a memorial. [ male announcer ] southwest is having a nationwide sale, with flights all over the country starting at only $59. as the nation's largest domestic airline, we have a flight that fits your budget anywhere southwest flies. but the sale can't last forever, so you need to hurry and use this to go to southwest.com and book your flight before it's too late. because with $59 fares they are going to go fast. book your $59 southwest getaway only at southwest.com. [ ding ] >>> and welcome back on this tuesday morning. he is one of baseball's all time greats and will be memorialized forever in bronze a statue of brooks robinson is being built in the plaza between washingtonboulevard and russell street. it is not going to be unveiled until october 22nd around the anniversary of robinson named to the 1970 world series mvp. robinson played 23 seasons with the o's winni
executives les hinton and rebekah brooks who resigned last friday. brooks faced questions from the same panel. she was arrested on sunday over allegations of phone hacking and payments to police for information. she, too, denies knowledge of wrongdoing. >> i have never paid a policeman myself. >> reporter: today the questions for murdoch was about salvaging the reputation, a business rupert started with one paper. >> i was brought up by a father who was not rich but was a great journalist. just before he died, bought a small paper. >> reporter: james hopes to one day lead the family business. first he will have to repair the damage sustained over two weeks of an ever-widening scandal. stephanie gosk, nbc news, london. >>> doug has more about the weather. we are getting the idea it will be hot this week. >> i think we talked about it enough, haven't we? >> yeah. >> today was 97. heat index got to 103. you just go, what? it's going to get warmer? it will get a lot hotter. take a look now. you can see we are dealing with partly cloudy skies across the area. a very soupy atmosphere. very warm and
.     >>> new developments in the hacking scandal. former news executive rebecca brooks was released hours after police arrested her. meanwhile, london's police commissioner has resigned. >> reporter: brooks's spokesman says she went to the police by appointment and ended up under arrest in the latest twist to the phone hacking scandal which has involved not only the media, but certain members of the government accused of being too close to powerful players in the media, and even to police who have been accused of taking bribes. the head of scotland yard resigned without warning today. police were under attack for having hired a form news of the world deputy editor as a consultant, the editor arrested friday. the metropolitan police commissioner said he had nothing to hide. and felt the media attention was a to himself and colleagues and with demands on police, he felt he had to step aside. >> i carry the ultimate responsibility for the position we find ourselves in. with hindsight, i wish we had judged the matters involved in this affair differently. i didn't, and that's that. >> reporter: rebe
. new fiber one 90 calorie brownies. in the granola bar aisle. >> brooks robinson. >> rob roblin has the story. >> if you are an o's fan back in the 1960's and 1970's, he was the paster of third base. nobody could make the plays like brooksie. >> he's out. >> he's one of the greatest players to ever put on a uniform. >> workers here were busy picking up the statue's base. for this man, it is something special. >> it is an honor to do something like this. >> it is great to see he's getting this honor. >> he has a 20-plus year career. a -- two world series. >> to have brooks is appropriate , to be in this area and pay tribute to him with a statue i think is long overdue and i'm very pleased to see it. >> in south baltimore they are busy sand blasting the lettering that will go on the steps. this one remembers brooks in 1907 as the world series m.v.p. >> to have this permanent recognition of him as he welcomes fans and tours to everyday citizens to baltimore is a good thing. >> the statue itself is in italy. it will soon be shipped here and be unveiled in late october. >> the statue is
's get the latest on the buses and the trains. for that we go to vanetta brooks of the mta system. good morning. >> we're looking at some scattered bus delays including the five, seven, 13, in 23 lines all running a few minutes behind schedule. the three, 63, as 64 lines are diverting at charles and conway street. light rail has a 10-minute delay in the northbound direction. penn, camden, and brunswick lines is running problem-free. i am vanetta brooks. now back to tony pann. >> good morning. we will wind up with a nice day today. we had some rain in some neighborhoods last night. i know some of you watch just across the lower eastern shore counties. you guys may see some rain around cambridge in some areas. around baltimore, we're finished with the rain. the skies are clear. we will have sunshine. clear skies at the present time. some drier air will start to work its way in. it will take some time. there is some fog out there. the dew point drops to 60 in york, pennsylvania. temperatures right now -- upper 60's and low 70's. 73 in edgewood. 68 degrees in rising sun. mostly sunny. it wi
to vanetta brooks of the mta system. good morning. >> we're looking at delays on the light rail. 50 minutes delayed in the northbound direction. -- 15 minutes delayed. there is a diversion at falstaff. the 47 line is running a few minutes behind schedule. penn, camden, and brunswick lines are running problem-free. i am vanetta brooks. now back to tony pann. >> thank you. so far so good. we have some high, thin cloud cover. we're watching a front that has stalled to the northwest. the comfortable air mass we are in -- we have seen showers and thunderstorms develop up to our north through the great lakes. they are spilling down in our direction. i doubt all that will make it down here. we have a slight chance that something could sneaking out of southern pennsylvania. mostly it is the high, thin clouds that are spilling into maryland. we don't expect any problems. 69 at the airport. 68 in jarrettsville. we should make it into the upper 80's and low 90's this afternoon. this is tropical storm don. sustained winds only 40 miles per hour. it will head across the gulf of mexico into southern texa
police jeff announces he is stepping down. >> rebecca brooks was arrested today. she is a former editor of the paper and was chief executive of news international, a british wing of rupert murdoch's. a woman had been arrested and was being questioned on corruption, which we learn to be rebecca brooks. brooks has said she voluntarily attended a police station to assist in the investigation in was a pre arranged appointment. the arrest came as a bit of a surprise to her. this comes on a day when there were awful-page apologies -- their work full-page apologies. there'll be evidence in parliament in britain by rupert murdoch. this arrest may affect the outcome of what she is able to say at this hearing on tuesday now that she's been arrested by the police. reporting for nbc news in london. >> 71 degrees on tv hill. trouble backing up traffic in the annapolis area. >> after a long slump, the orioles find a way to right the ship. keith mills has details. >> don't forget to e-mail us your response to our water cooler question of the day. what do you think of california's decision to make a ga
for beltway drivers. >>> new this midday, the bbc reports former news international executive rebecca brooks will testify before british lawmakers looking into the phone hacking scandal. nbc's stephanie gosk reports. >> reporter: london's top cop resigned under intense pressure after emerged scotland yard hired a former news of the word editor as a media consultant in 2009. the former editor, neil wallace, was arrested for his connections with the phone hacking scandal last week. in stepping down stephenson denies any wrongdoing. >> i have had suggestions we must have suspected the alleged involvement of mr. wallace in phone hacking. let me say unequivocally it is our -- did not and have no reason to do so. >> reporter: stephenson says he quit because he's become a distraction for scotland yard which has been criticized for the handling of the phone hacking investigation. among the accusations their failure to notify victims including actor hugh grant who is now suing the department. rebecca brooks, former head of murdoch's british newspaper arm, was the latest person to be arrested. her spo
powerful high profile people would be dragged in and down. rebekah brooks, the former murdock editor and british ceo, has now been bailed of a her ter arrest yesterday. she spent several hours answering questions at a police station. there are two criminal inquiries now gearing up one into phone hacking at murdock papers and the other into alleged police corruption. both are making serious waves. >> i have informed the palace, home secretary and the mayor of my intention to resign as commissioner. >> reporter: sir paul stevenson, the chief of london's 30,000 strong police force, stepped down yesterday. not because he personally did anything wrong, but it was on his watch that a murdock newspaper editor since arrested in the hacking scandal was hired as a pr consultant to the police. in just 24 hours from now rupert murdock himself and his son, james and executive and the family media empire will be grilled by parliamentarians and asked what they did or did not know about dirty tricks of their papers. all of britain will be watching and so will investors around t
with "washington journal." for now we go live to the brookings institution here in washington. they are going to have a talk on congressional redistricting. the moderator is thomas mann, senior fellow at brookings. several speakers. live coverage on c-span. enjoy the rest of your day. [captioning performed by national captioning institute] [captions copyright national cable satellite corp. 2010] we understand some of you are compelled to tweet revenue are. if you do, we know that is the event hashtag. i know you are shocked that i said that, but there it is. [laughter] >> it was written down. >> six months ago, we had a session here, almost to the day. today, we're going to take stock of how the process is unfolding and with what consequences. why do people pay so much attention to redistricting? first of all, is a fascinating game, political junket we cannot resist. we can start talking about the midterm election before and continue on for years after as we try to discern the consequences of it. but much more importantly, they're genuinely high stakes involved in redistricting. certainly, it
enveloping rupert murdoch's media empire. rebekah brooks stepping down and dan harris tracking the latest overnight. >> good morning. it's important to remember that rebekah brooks wasn't just any executive, he referred to her as his daughter reportedly bought her lavish gifts and often would dine alone at her at a country pub rather than taking power meetings with business leaders or politicians. rebekah brooks worked extremely closely with rupert murdoch for 22 years including editing the newspaper at the heart of this scandal and then running all of his british newspapers. in stepping down this morning brooks said she felt a deep sense of responsibility for the people we have hurt. this resignation is the latest in a string of hard hits for murdoch. the 80-year-old titan, the man who in america owns fox news and "the wall street journal." he has remained relatively mum as this scandal has metastasized but this morning he is now finally speaking out about the scandal involving one of his tabloid papers in england, "news of the world." accused of bribing police officials and hacking into
here's what people are talking about. there were 22 guns inside the home where michael brooks died and investigators are still trying to determine if the gun's owner will face charges. we're live at city police headquarters. mike. >> reporter: we heard it over and over again, police saying they won't have to charge the shooter but they're looking nook whether the gun's owner stored the weapons properly. michael brooks' life was short but he left a long legacy among heartbroken loved ones who came together for his funeral about a week after his friend accidentally shot him in the head. >> it's not right. gun should be locked up and a put away from kids. >> the foundations of our very lives are shaken. >> at the service, the pastor reassured family that michael is at peace, before pallbearers carried his casket to a waiting hearst. >> he did not deserve what happened. me being a steelers fan, and the loving memory of michael, award his jersey today. >> police say michael was with his friend when they somehow got a gun. the homeowner a retired correctional officer says he always kept
arrest as a p.r. consultant. rebecca brooks who resigned as head of rupert murdoch's newspaper empire friday was arrested sunday after she had voluntarily gone in for questioning. she was released on bail. her lawyers say they now want answers about her arrest. >> the position of rebecca brooks can be simply stated. she is not guilty of any criminal offense. the position of the metropolitan police is less easy to understand. >> reporter: the government remains potentially tainted as well. with prime minister david cameron on official business in africa, again under pressure to explain why he hired andy colson as chief of communications. colson stepped down in january. he was arrested last week. >> no one has argued that the work he did in government in any way was inappropriate or bad. he worked well in government. he then left government. >> reporter: rupert murdoch who runs news corporation, the parent company of fox news and his son james, as well as rebecca brooks will sit before a parliamentary panel tomorrow as british lawmakers try to get to the bottom of hacking allegation. in
editor of a "news rebekahworld" brooks as been arrested. she resigned on friday. today, the london police chief announced his resignation. two weeks after being acquitted after the murder -- of the murder of her daughter. she is a free woman and. >> after three years, it took a mere 15 seconds. >> it was tunnel vision and i saw the smile of relief because she saw freedom. >> two weeks after being acquitted in the death of her two year-old daughter, she walked right out of the jail front door to an awaiting suv and credit the protesters. -- and a crowd of protesters. this ain't your has brewed since the beginning of its case and reached a boiling point with her release. >> i do not feel justice has been done. >> crowds gathered where her remains were found. >> we are out here to remember the innocent, to remember the crime that someone has yet to pay for. >> there is little secret to how many field about casey anthony being a free woman. there are many questions as to how and where she may start her new life. nbc news, orlando. >> della had become a look at the construction project that sh
. the latest, rebekah brooks, the former chief executive of murdoch's british media holdings. she showed up in a prearranged appointment with police on sunday, and was subsequently held and questioned for nine hours before being released on bail. all of this is putting increasing pressure on the murdoch family. are you put murdoch, his son james and rebekah brooks are expected to appear before a government committee tomorrow to answer questions about the scandal. kurt gregory, nbc news. >> and there is another late development in this story. "the guardian" newspaper reports that london is examining a computer found in a bag throne into a trash can in an underground parking garage near the apartment where rebekah brooks lives. according to "the guardian" brooks' husband tried to claim the bag. they called the police. >>> the temperature is rising and if you think it's hot now, by the end of this week, we could see temps in the triple digits. doug has a look at the conditions across our region at this hour. doug? >> yeah, right now, jim, temperatures into the low 90s across much of the region
stuart brooks who has been bob bell's long time general manager it was just last night he was diagnosed with leukemia. he died this morning just before 6:00. he leaves behind his wife, five daughters, grand children and numerous great grand children. he will be laid to rest thursday in clarksville. the the viewing will be coming up on wednesday. bob bell, 78 years old, countless charities and served on numerous boards all through maryland. >>> now, let's talk about this fire. a hotel in baltimore county, they say the days inn right there, started in a storage room. this is video no other station has. your looking at a rescue of a woman from the 7th floor. there she is being put down, being brought down the ladder. the fire started shortly after 8:00 last night in a locked storage room on the 7th floor. 160 guests had to be evacuated from the hotel. they tell us what they saw last night. >> my daughter woke me up and said that the cable went out. so i called down, nobody answered the phone at first and then i called down again and got ahold of somebody and as i was talking to them on the
for brooks to resign are increasing. one of the more damaging allegations is the acting of a phone of a 13-year-old murder victim. >> this puts the spotlight on his son. if he is vulnerable, rupert murdoch himself is a lightning rod. >> and rupert murdoch is currently the head of the international arm. >> and james murdoch cannot deny this knowledge or responsibility. >> hundreds of the employees at the magazine have lost their jobs. fired with only three months' pay, news corp. promised that they would try to find them more positions. there is evidence that business is being hurt already. a multibillion-dollar merger deal could be put on hold and there are fears that there could be more investigations into the holding of news corp.. >> this after it -- this afternoon's concern are -- consumer alert, there is still a lot of pain at the pump, but there is another way to save on gas the two may not have thought of. >> two out of three of us use gas to rigid plastic to pay at the pump. try using cash back or reward costs. with rebates ranging from 1% to 5%, savings add up. >> you can save a c
. it probably won't drown him. >> reporter: he's accused of cozying up to rebekah brooks. >> i've never held a slumber party and seen her in her pajamas. >>> members of parliament have delayed the annual summer breaks. >>> baltimore's mayor unveils a new tax plan. mayor stephanie rawlings-blake wants to cut property taxes for homeowners by 20% over the next decade. the tax cuts would be funded by the city's future slots parlor. challenges in the race have proposed cutting the rate in half. >> maryland's perfect bond rating could take a hit if the deal isn't reached on the debt ceiling bait. the credit agency says that maryland is among five states being reviewed because of the state's reliance on government workers. as we report, a new plan is offering glimmers of hope in the battle of how to raise the debt limit. >> reporter: lawmakers are considering a new bipartisan plan from the gang of six. the proposal raises the debt ceiling and cuts $500 million in spending and caps new spending. it requires lawmakers to find more cuts in the months ahead. it also changes the tax code, dropping the
were, and they would be punished. rebecca brooks, the executive who resigned last week over the scandal, will be heard next. >> here at home, a cheating scandal shuts down the baltimore fire academy ems training program. the alleged cheating happened back on june 14th. it involved as many as 20 cadets who investigators believe were given confidential materials prior to taking their exams. >> a cheating scandal at the baltimore city fire academy that involve as many as 20 cadets has forced the suspension of the ems training program at that facility. >> this reflects on me, the fire department and the city. unfortunately, somebody decided to do something they should not, and we are all going to pay the price for that. >> state investigators believe the cheating took place june 14th. emergency medical services conducted a program based on a complaint filed at the agency. -- a probe based on a complaint filed at the agency. the students did possess materials about the cognitive skills learned in class. an internal investigation has been launched and is expected to be finished in two weeks.
. brooks the county is hoping the project will boost business at the killings mills mall -- owings mills mall. >> the building is set to open in 2013. >> and now, your 11 insta- weather plus forecast with chief meteorologist tom tasselmyer. >> for no. baltimore, hartford, cecil county, showers and might sprinkles. a lot of this could dry have -- a dry up before it hits the ground. north of white fur to -- white ford, lighters because of rain across the eastern shore of maryland. we will keep an eye on the thunderstorms near pittsburgh. some of that could also hit parts of maryland in the next couple of hours. the storms are head of another with strong warm front that will push southeast through the region and bring more high heat and humidity through the area for another scorcher tomorrow. temperatures in the low 90's today, and that was held down a little bit by the cloud cover. tomorrow is even harder -- harter -- hooter. for tomorrow is 103, back in 1941. it dropped below 70 today for the first time in a few weeks. the first time we did not hit 90 was july 16. we have had 12 convicte
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, it is controlled. rebecca brooks the head of his newspaper business and hinton, his right hand man in the u.s., worked in london at the time of the phone hacking. on sunday, rupert murdoch and his son james will be called into a very public hearing in front of the british parliamentary. >> what they ought to be concerned about is whether the american public gets engaged. if that happens then you will start writing obituaries. -- writing news corp. obituaries. >> this is not about the uk news scandal and more. this strikes at the heart of the media empire. >> the independent committee which oversees the editorial integrity of the wall street journal, which is also owned by murdoch, says it sees no evidence of wrongdoing at the journal or at its parent company dow jones. >>> he will work case special counsel at the d.c. firm. people -- he will be working on malpractice cases. >>> montgomery county is considering issuing a curfew for young people. >> ask parents whether montgomery county needs a curfew. >> they should have a curfew. kids get crazy after some time. >> they are vulnerable and th
. the pizza was the best so far. the pizza was on the ground. now, i have the brook -- broccoli in my hand. i'm going to take one out. bare with me. okay, so i would say, this is cooked. i love broccoli, i eat it any type of way. the bag is a little bit cooler. some of them aren't cooked all the way. this is. when you cook broccoli, you can see how it gets brighter green. some of this actually is cooked the lesson is that if it's hot enough, you can cook items, food items in the car and on the car and on the ground as well. don't be alarmed by this. people actually do this. it's common when you have temperatures 100 degrees like phoenix. what do you think, wyatt? >> i think we've all learned a valuable lesson. if you're outside in the sun, take shelter. you say the pizza over the cookies? >> yes, it was nice and toasted. the cookies were mushy, but i'll eat them. >> well, we melted things. good job out there. we have to get you cooking more. we'll get the grill fired up. >>> let's talk about the heat advisory tomorrow. we have several house left to get through in terms of the dangerous heat.
to rebekah brooks. >> he's a neighbor, a friend, i deem the relationship to be wholly appropriate. >> reporter: in her own interrogation tuesday, brooks admitted something went wrong and described the allocations of hacking as pretty horrific. >> reporter: the prime minister cut short a trip to africa for this emergency meeting to stem the growing relationship with the murdoch empire. >> the people i've trusted to run and then, maybe the people they trusted. >> reporter: murdoch has no plans to step down from his global empire. >>> during murdoch's testimony, a man tried to show a shaving cream pie in his face, he faces charges now. >>> boeing is making a last ditch appeal to american airlines. it wants to sell the company the revamped 737 with the new revamped engine. american airlines is needing 200 new planes. some of the order will go to air bus from europe. >>> nissan's lease is getting expensive. it's costing over $3500. they're adding features like heated seats. the car will be sold in more states. right now, it's only available in six states. >>> michael vick is throwing h
to resign. >> reporter: british police want rebecca brooks to tell them what she knows about the phone hacking scandal surrounding the murdock empire. the former chief executive of news international was arrested when she went to the police station for a planned appointment scheduled to appear before parliament on tuesday. some questioned the timing of the arrest. >> i really do feel that it will inhibits the hearing. >> reporter: another unexpected twist came hours after her arrest. the london chief of police resigned over questions on how the department has investigated the case and his links to a key figure in the scandal. a former news of the world executive editor. >> i and the people who know me know that my integrity is completely in tact. >> reporter: the scandal surrounding murdock's media empire includes police bribes and hacking voice mails of celebrities, politicians and murder victims. here in the united states the fbi has opened an inquiry on weather journalists working for murdock tried to hack the phones of 9/11 victims. >> there are questions about whether the foreign
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